Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Up to 200,000 protestors form human chain calling for independence referendum for Spain’s Basque Country

ALMOST 200,000 protestors formed a human chain to call for a referendum on the independence of the Basque Country from Spain.  Spaniards from the wealthy...

Man arrested for carrying 1kg of cocaine disguised as cheese

Spain has recently been revealed to be the joint?highest consumer of cocaine in Europe, along with Britain

Spanish food company launches ‘diet avocados’

A SPANISH company has launched ‘diet avocados’. Food giant Isla Bonita claims its new green-skinned fruits are slower to turn brown and contain only 70%...

EU and UK agree Brexit extension up to October 31

EU leaders settled on a new flexible Halloween deadline meaning Britain could have to participate in the May European elections

EXPANSION: Pole position as long-running expat agent opens fifth office in central Marbella

Kristina Szekely Sotheby's International Realty already has offices in Puerto Banus, Sotogrande, Gibraltar and Sevilla

Golfing legend Christy O’Connor Jnr dies while on holiday in Spain

Irish sporting hero passes away in Tenerife during visit with his wife

Drug-smuggling helicopter gang busted carrying cannabis from Morocco to Spain

Police seized a ton and a half of hashish, along with €220,000 in cash, a truck and two helicopters

Disgraced boxer Scott Harrison’s Spanish villa trashed and looted

Controversial boxer Scott Harrison’s Spanish adventure ends in tatters with his villa trashed and his front gate even stolen

Artist David Grice makes a fresh start in Spain’s Andalucia

David has lived and breathed art since he was a lad, “You might say it’s in my blood,” he says

WATCH: Police seize 3,300 kilos of hashish in raids of La Linea homes

THIS is the moment two homes in Spain's 'narco town' in Cadiz were raided by police. https://twitter.com/zoidoJI/status/985080934365097984 Policia Nacional and Guardia Civil officers can be seen...

MI CASA: Expats choose crystal Mediterranean waters and sunny shores as Alicante named province with most foreign house buyers...

EXPAT homeowners are flocking to the crystal Mediterranean waters of Alicante as new figures reveal it as the province with the most...

Police smash fake exam racket across Spain as detainees posed as foreigners for cash

POLICIA Nacional have arrested 47 people for taking Spanish language exams using false documentation. Detainees were paid between €1-2000 to pose as foreigners and take...

Missing Lisa Brown boyfriend Simon Corner labelled a ‘clown’ by legal fixer

Fixer Jason Coghlan has officially distanced himself from the Liverpudlian yacht dealer

Bilbao is all hooked up to be the world’s internet hub

Today, there are over 420 submarine cables in service around the world, stretching a length of over 700,000 miles.

PACMA slams burro taxi owner after donkey left to die alone in ‘unsuitable’ stable in Mijas

Dog walkers discovered the donkey lying on its side ‘braying in pain’,

Same sex couples to get legal recognition in Gibraltar

A draft bill has been written up by government officials and is expected to become law within the next few weeks

Spanish socialite Alejandra Silva gushes about boyfriend Richard Gere

In her first interview, confirming their relationship, the Spanish socialite told how they bonded through their ’love of helping those in need’

UPDATE: Child killed as powerful earthquake strikes southern Spain and Melilla

At least 26 injured in Melilla as tremors felt by thousands along the coast

Pioneering surgery performed on ‘inoperable’ patient with pancreatic cancer in Spain

Surgeons successfully treated the patient who had previously been considered ‘inoperable’

EasyJet launch winter schedule early, to allow people to change their flights to a much later date

EASYJET has launched its winter 2020-21 schedule early due to coronavirus.

British TV benefits couple claim kids’ unauthorised holiday to Spain was ‘educational’ as they ‘flew over volcanoes’ and ‘learnt...

A BRITISH TV benefits couple tried to defend taking their kids out of school for a holiday to Spain but saying it was educational...

Solarpack restructures €94 million debt on five of its solar parks in Spain

The five parks include two in Sevilla, two in Badajoz and one in Caceres

Roads re-open in Marbella after bomb hoax causes chaos

A bomb squad arrived with a sniffer dog trained to detect explosive devices

JAIME BOND: Two arrested on Spain’s Costa del Sol for 007-style PEN GUN and seven kilos of cocaine

Sean Connery’s Bond uses a similar 9mm rocket-firing pen gun in the film Never Say Never Again (1983)

Snooker stars heading to Gibraltar for Rock’s first world tournament

The Gibraltar Open will feature a host of top snooker talent from December 11-13

Spanish matchmaker facing backlash over ‘Caravans of Women’

The 20-year-old scheme transports single women to rural men across the country
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